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Are Microsoft Outlook Web App clients supported for use with IBM Notes Traveler?

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Are Microsoft Outlook Web App clients supported for use with IBM Notes Traveler?

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No. Microsoft Outlook Web App (OWA) clients are not supported for use with IBM Notes Traveler. Use of OWA clients with Notes Traveler has not been tested or evaluated by IBM. See below for information on how to restrict OWA clients from accessing your Notes Traveler environment.

How to restrict users from accessing Notes Traveler servers via the Outlook Web App
Administrators can set up a User Agent filter on each Notes Traveler server to which access should be restricted. Options to configure the User Agent filter are listed below.

Option 1: Allow all device types that are allowed to access the server.

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Option 2: Block specific device types. For example, the following notes.ini setting would allow Notes Traveler server access to all clients except for Outlook Web App clients on iOS.

    NTS_USER_AGENT_ALLOWED_REGEX =^((?!Outlook-iOS-Android).)*$

For additional information and examples on restricting access by User Agents, refer to the Help topic linked below.

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Document information

More support for: IBM Traveler
Administration

Software version: 8.5.3, 9.0, 9.0.1

Operating system(s): iOS

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 1696174

Modified date: 01 April 2015


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